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Lucknow police on Monday arrested three lawyers and two health directorate employees in the clashes between lawyers and health directorate employees outside High Court on January 10. Moments after the arrest of three lawyers and two health directorate employees, the area around High Court was turned into a fortress with heavy police deployment.
Anticipating trouble after the arrest, the administration put up barrier at several places and deployed police and CRPF personnel at every nook and corner around the High Court building. According to SP (West) Sarvesh Misra, the three lawyers and two health directorate employees were identified after verification of the footage of the January 10 incident.
The three lawyers were identified as Amit Pathak, Parmendra Singh and Amresh while the two health directorate employees were identified as Ashish and Kailash. All the accused were sent to jail.
The SP said that until now, 10 lawyers and 5 health directorate employees have been arrested in January 10 incident. He said more arrests are likely to be made after their identification.